Salman Wassay Bids Adieu to Ufone as Ashar Yaqub Re-Joins

Salman Wassay Bids Adieu to Ufone as Ashar Yaqub Re-Joins
Salman Wassay (L), Asher Yaqoob Khan (R)

Ufone announced today the re-appointment of Asher Yaqub Khan as CCO Ufone Pakistan. Asher will replace Salman Wassay who served as CCO Ufone for last two years and has decided to pursue his career elsewhere.

Commenting on his experience at Ufone Mr. Salman Wassay exclaimed ‘In pursuance of my ambitions outside of the corporate sector I have decided to move on from my role as CCO at Ufone. I am leaving with a heavy heart, as Ufone has been more than just work but a family that I have had a privilege to be a part of. Let me take this opportunity to express my deep gratitude to all at Ufone especially the management who had faith in me to lead a team of extremely well equipt professionals.’

“Let me take this opportunity to express my deep gratitude for Salman Wassay’s contribution to Ufone’s business.” Abdul Aziz, President & CEO, Ufone said. “Continuing our strong tradition of truly valuing people who have previously worked for us, I am pleased to announce that Mr. Asher Yaqub Khan, will be joining back the Ufone family and this time to take up the challenge as the Chief Commercial Officer.

The successor CCO Mr. Asher has also worked earlier in two different periods with Ufone in capacity of Chief Marketing Officer and Manager Marketing.

Previous to this Mr. Asher was working as CEO, IBEX Group of Companies and before that CCO in Banglalink – a Vimplecom company in Bangladesh. He has a strong track record of delivering change across the business and has the strategic vision, commercial experience and leadership skills that are essential to drive the business forward and improve earnings growth.

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